Lithium Werks Acquires Industrial Business of A123 Systems

Lithium Werks Acquires A123 Industrial Solutions

Amsterdam, The Netherlands / Austin, Texas, USA March 27, 2018 Lithium Werks announces that it has acquired the original A123 Systems manufacturing plants located in Changzhou, China. These plants were the first to introduce the revolutionary NanoPhosphate® technology in the form of cylindrical cells that have been used globally in a wide array of applications, […]

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Lithium Werks Acquires Valence Technology, Inc.

Lithium Werks acquires Valence Technology

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Austin, Texas – February 7, 2018 Lithium Werks B.V. (, a fast growing lithium ion battery and portable power solutions group, announced today that they have acquired substantially all the assets of Valence Technology, Inc. including the customer relationships, global manufacturing, sales and distribution locations along with all of Valence’s Proprietary Lithium […]

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Valence Completes ECE R100 Revision 2 Testing

Valence battery r100 test

Valence Successfully Completed ECE-R100 Revision 2 Compliance Testing Oct 23, 2017 – Valence Technology, Inc. has received confirmation from approvals agency Applus+ IDIADA, Spain, of passing its recent ECE R100 Revision 2 testing on their U-Charge® U27 range of lithium ion batteries.  Valence Technology is the first lithium battery producer to have passed these strenuous […]

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Ruggedized Lithium Ion 24XP Battery for Material Handling

U-Charge 24XP series

New Product Release for 2017 from Valence Technology Valence Technology announces its safe Lithium Iron Magnesium Phosphate chemistry platform now available in 24 volts in its new 24XP series. The 24XP series modules are designed for forklift and AGV/AGC applications with their inherent reliability, long cycle life, and zero maintenance. Specific materials and elements were chosen to […]

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Staubo AS Joins Valence as Norwegian Representative

Tor Staubo

Valence Technology, global lithium ion battery manufacturer, proudly announces the addition of Tor Staubo as its agent in Norway.  Tor’s focus will be to identify and develop opportunities for any applications in Norway that requires Valence’s proven, scalable energy solutions. “We are delighted that Tor has agreed to represent Valence in Norway, particularly with the […]

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Brazilian Fuel Cell Buses Begin Operation

Valence batteries in fuel cell buses

On Wednesday, March 2, 2016, two lithium-ion battery powered fuel cell buses entered passenger service in São Bernardo do Campo in Brazil. The São Paulo Metropolitan Urban Transport Company, EMTU/SP, an institution of the Government of the São Paulo State, oversees the program. The electric buses are operating on the bus corridor “São Mateus-Jabaquara (ABD)”, […]

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Valence and EaglePicher Technologies Announce Strategic Alliance

Image: Valence 26650 Lithium Iron Magnesium Phosphate power cells

January 26, 2016 – Valence Technology, Inc. and EaglePicher Technologies, LLC announced today that they have entered into a strategic alliance including a technology license agreement for certain Valence Lithium-Ion technology and future supply considerations. The agreement accelerates EaglePicher’s expanding Lithium-Ion based portfolio of products and applications that will be developed at its Lithium-Ion Center […]

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Valence Receives ABS Type Approval for Marine and Offshore Applications

ABS Type Approval logo

Dec. 3, 2015 – Valence Technology has received American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) Type Approval for its U-Charge XP lithium ion batteries and battery management system. This designation indicates that the battery modules and the BMS systems are suitable for marine and offshore applications, as well as for power supply/power distribution. Approval is additional recognition […]

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Valence Receives DNV-GL Marine Certification

DNV GL Certification logo

Certification is recognition of the safety and suitability of the U-Charge XP battery series and management system AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 10, 2015 — Valence Technology has received DNV-GL marine certification for its U-Charge XP batteries and battery management system.  They are the first Lithium battery supplier to gain accreditation through the new combined DNV-GL body.  This […]

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